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Capturing Nature’s Beauty: Bringing the Outside In

January 20, 2020 11:29 am Comments Off on Capturing Nature’s Beauty: Bringing the Outside In

As a building materials supplier, we make it a priority to connect with homeowners and builders on recently completed projects as a way of bringing together the materials we are sourcing, the design process, and construction and implementation of these... View Article

Spotlight on Employee Led Innovations

December 20, 2019 11:38 am Comments Off on Spotlight on Employee Led Innovations
Marty Martin and Joel Leach

Touring around the company, it’s so exciting to witness real-time, employee-led ideas and innovations being implemented every day. Whether a small change or a large scale project, each one truly makes a difference in the daily workflow of our employees,... View Article

Culture Makes the Difference

November 27, 2019 2:32 pm Comments Off on Culture Makes the Difference

What differentiates companies?  It’s generally not products, services, facilities, or equipment.  In our industry, for example, our lumberyard competitors sell essentially the same assortment of building materials that we do.  Across New England, our white pine sawmill competitors make products... View Article

National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Pop of Color

November 1, 2019 10:29 am Comments Off on National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Pop of Color

Trending now! Our designers have spoken. Color is in and we are excited! Opportunities for individuality lie ahead. From earthy tones to bright blues and deep greens, our designers say that this long-awaited shift in color and style is a... View Article

Happy National Kitchen & Bath Month

October 23, 2019 3:11 pm Comments Off on Happy National Kitchen & Bath Month
Jenny Freeman

October is National Kitchen & Bath month and we want to celebrate with you! Throughout the month, we will be releasing a series of blog posts that highlight exciting design trends. Follow along to see what our designers have to... View Article

Leadership Evolution at Hancock Lumber

October 5, 2019 2:12 pm Comments Off on Leadership Evolution at Hancock Lumber
Paul Wainman

By LBM Journal  LBM Journal has learned that Paul Wainman will become president of Hancock Lumber effective January, 2020. Wainman, who will keep his role as CFO, will be just the eighth person to serve as president since the company’s founding in... View Article

Two Hancock Yarmouth Employees Recognized with Spirit of Excellence Awards

October 4, 2019 6:03 pm Comments Off on Two Hancock Yarmouth Employees Recognized with Spirit of Excellence Awards
Spirit of excellence recipients

Hancock Lumber congratulates two of their long-time, Yarmouth employees after learning they’ve been honored with Spirit of Excellence Awards through the Yarmouth Chamber of Commerce. Presented annually, this award recognizes non-management employees of Yarmouth businesses. Employees are nominated based on... View Article

Bethel Mill Reinvestments Drive Customer and Employee Experiences

September 3, 2019 6:46 pm Comments Off on Bethel Mill Reinvestments Drive Customer and Employee Experiences

Earlier this year, Hancock Lumber completed the installation of a new automatic grade scanning system at the Bethel sawmill. General Manager, Aaron Schulte, and his crew completed the massive capital project in typical Hancock Lumber fashion—a true team effort—finishing on... View Article

Hancock Lumber named a Best Place to Work in Maine for the 6th year in a row!

August 30, 2019 8:14 am Comments Off on Hancock Lumber named a Best Place to Work in Maine for the 6th year in a row!
Roger Best Places to Work

“This award is not about WHAT we do, but HOW we do what we do.It’s about working in a manner that aspires to respect, value, and empower every person’s voice in our company.“ –Kevin Hancock, President + CEO “While this is our 6th year... View Article

Hancock Celebrates York County Expansion with Saco Groundbreaking Ceremony

August 17, 2019 1:43 pm Comments Off on Hancock Celebrates York County Expansion with Saco Groundbreaking Ceremony
Saco Groundbreaking

On Monday, August 12th Hancock Lumber officially broke ground at the future home of their tenth lumberyard and kitchen design showroom in Saco, Maine. The newest location will be Hancock’s fifteenth overall, adding to its existing network of lumberyards +... View Article

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